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CPC30611 - Certificate III in Painting and Decorating

About This qualification

Get qualified in painting and decorating for residential and commercial construction work through recognition of prior learning (RPL) at Alpha Training and Recognition.

Location of Delivery

Australia Wide

Your career

Upon completion of this course and obtaining painter's registration licence you will more likely have an improved employment status and more opportunities to expand your own business.


  • RPL: $2500


Successful completion means you may proceed to enroll into the CPC40110 - Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) at other RTOs.


  • Enrolment Fees – $150.00
  • Certificate Re-issue Fees – $50
  • Administration Fees – N/A
  • Material Fees – N/A

Note: Please refer to the student handbook and refund policy for further information.

Type of Study

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Alpha Training and Recognition does not provide a course or gap training for CPC30611. You can only obtain this qualification through RPL if you are eligible.

This nationally recognised qualification is delivered by Alpha Training & Recognition.

The CPC30611 - Certificate III in Painting and Decorating requires 27 units of competency*

  • CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
  • CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work
  • CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication
  • CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations
  • CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • CPCCCM2003B Calculate and cost construction work
  • CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights
  • CPCCCM3001C Operate elevated work platforms
  • CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • CPCCPB3026B Erect and maintain trestle and plank systems
  • CPCCPD2011A Handle painting and decorating materials
  • CPCCPD2012A Use painting and decorating tools and equipment
  • CPCCPD2013A Remove and replace doors and door and window components
  • CPCCPD3021A Prepare surfaces for painting
  • CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding
  • CPCCPD3022A Apply paint by brush and roller
  • CPCCPD3023A Apply texture coat paint finishes by brush, roller and spray
  • CPCCPD3024A Apply paint by spray
  • CPCCPD3025A Match specified paint colour
  • CPCCPD3026A Apply stains and clear timber finishes
  • CPCCPD3027A Apply wallpaper
  • CPCCPD3028A Apply decorative paint finishes
  • CPCCPD3031A Implement safe lead paint and asbestos work practices in the painting industry
  • CPCCPD3029A Remove graffiti and apply protective coatings
  • BSBSMB401 - Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
  • BSBSMB301 Investigate micro business opportunities
  • BSBSMB406 Manage small business finances


We will contact you once you’re registered to confirm materials.


Licence and registration requirements will depend on the state that you live in. Please follow the links below for more information.

VIC // NSW // QLD // ACT // SA // WA // TAS // NT

Nationally Accredited Qualification